Youngstown State freshman Maggie Sebest was named the Nike Horizon League Female Cross Country Runner of the Week, the league announced on Tuesday.
This is the first weekly award of Sebest's career. Sebest led the Penguins to a first-place finish at the 2018 Disney World Cross Country Classic last weekend in Orlando, Fla. She finished seventh in the 5K race with time of 18:44.81, which was her second best time of the season.
She ran a personal-best time of 18:44.21 at the Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational on Sept. 28.
The YSU women's team runs at the Canisius Alumni Open, Saturday, Oct. 13.